#4 Polish Mother

Polish mother or Jewish mother? What does Ima Polanyia mean in contemporary Hebrew? Listen to the All-Hebrew Version of this Episode New Words and Expressions: Ima Polanyia - Polish Mother - אמא פולנייה Polania ze kan - Poland is here - פולניה זה כאן Lo, al takum, be’emet shelo tsarich – No, don’t get up, there’s really no need - לא, אל תקום, באמת שלא צריך Polaniyut - “Polishness” - פולניות Tafsik lihyot polani - Stop being polish - תפסיק להיות פולני Playlist and Clips: Facebook page of Gveret Dubrovski Facebook page of Polania Ze Kan Dudu Fisher - A Yiddishe Mame (lyrics)

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